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Michigan Colleges

Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduation rate of Michigan Colleges is 53.59%. The average transfer-out rate is 9.98% and retention rate is 61.29% for full-time students and 30.18% for part-time students. Following table and chart illustrate the graduation, transfer-out, and retention statistics by school type and levels.
Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate (2019-2020)
Michigan Colleges
Rate
Graduation Rate53.59%
Transfer-out Rate9.98%
Retention Rate (full-time/part-time)61.29%/30.18%
[CHART#1] Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate for Michigan Colleges

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Michigan Colleges is 53.59%. Next table and chart illustrate the graduation rate by school type and levels.
Graduation Rate (2019-2020)
Michigan Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)51.11%46.23%54.36%
2-4 Years37.17%21.30%67.58%
Less than 2 Years64.21%85.00%63.89%
Average53.59%34.61%61.46%
[CHART#2] Graduation Rate for Michigan Colleges

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate of Michigan Colleges is 9.98%. Next table and chart illustrate the transfer-out rate by school type and levels.
Transfer-out Rate (2019-2020)
Michigan Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)19.53%20.38%18.57%
2-4 Years21.33%24.74%1.75%
Less than 2 Years0.26%0.00%0.27%
Average9.98%22.38%3.63%
[CHART#3] Transfer-out Rate for Michigan Colleges

Retention Rate

The average retention rate of Michigan Colleges is 61.29% for full-time students and 30.18% for part-time students. Next table and chart illustrate the retention rate for both full-time and part-time students by school type, levels, and attendance status.
Retention Rate (2019-2020)
Michigan Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
Full-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-time
4 Years (or high)66.02%32.11% 72.45%45.64% 62.38%24.49%
2-4 Years58.81%34.56% 56.75%40.25% 62.92%23.17%
Less than 2 Years58.81%26.40% 84.00%0.00% 58.49%26.76%
Average61.29%30.18% 64.68%41.91% 60.07%25.69%
[CHART#4] Retention Rate for Michigan Colleges